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Greenville Police investigating after woman seriously injured in shooting
Upon arrival, officers discovered 27-year-old Shantelle Pope, of Greenville, had been shot.
Human trafficking class held in Greenville
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - Tuesday in Greenville, there was a human trafficking class at Sheppard Memorial Library.
Pitt County man accused of assaulting pregnant woman
PITT COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - An Eastern Carolina man is facing an attempted murder charge after deputies say he tried to strangle pregnant woman. Pitt County sheriff's deputies arrested Christopher Williams, 22, of Winterville on Saturday. He's accused of strangling a woman who was six months pregnan
Greenville attorney back from pro bono work at immigrant detention center
In this Aug. 9, 2018, photo, provided by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, mothers and their children stand in line at South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. (Charles Reed/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via AP) GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - Just an hour or so north of
Retro Toy Convention comes to Greenville
Greenville, SC (WSPA) - Remember all those great games and action figures you played with as a kid? You may wish you had kept them in better condition. The inaugural Retro Toy Convention is being held in Greenville the weekend of November 17 and 18. The Toy Federation of Greer is hosting the event
BBB warns of 'fun run' scams in the East
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) -With Thanksgiving right around the corner, people are gearing up to run in annual races.
Police ID, arrest suspect in Greenwood Middle School bomb threat
GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WNCT) - A juvenile has been arrested after authorities said they receive reports of a bomb threat in Greenwood Middle School.The Goldsboro Police Department responded to Greenwood Middle School located on East Ash Street in reference to a bomb threat received on November 7 around 9:
Greenville man heads to California to help fire victims
Lee, who is scheduled to fly out of Greenville today for Sacramento, Calif., today, will be working as a mass feeding supervisor.
NC man tried to strangle pregnant woman, threatened to kill unborn baby, deputies say
Christopher Williams in a photo from WNCT.GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Authorities have accused a North Carolina man of trying to strangle a woman who was six months pregnant.The Pitt County Sheriff's Office said 22-year-old Christopher Williams of Winterville was charged over the weekend with attempted
Greenville police investigate shooting at convenience store
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - An early Sunday morning shooting at a convenience store remains under investigation. Greenville Police responded to a report of shots fired at the Sheetz convenience store, at 2521 N. Memorial Drive, Sunday at 1:30 a.m. When officers arrived on the scene, they discovered t
Greenville offering free 'GREAT' rides to VA Health Center for veterans
"I appreciate the efforts by the City of Greenville to becoming a veteran friendly and veteran centric city,” said Chief Operating Officer for the Greenville VA Health Center, Jonathan Forte.
Ayden man charged with sexually assaulting a child
PITT COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) -An 18-year-old has been charged with sexually assaulting a child.Ayden police arrested Oscar Morales-Leyva of Ayden on Sunday. He's charged with statutory rape of a child and assault with a deadly weapon, among other charges.The alleged victim is a 7-year-old girl. Accordin
MESSY WRECK: Garbage truck flips over on Highway 11
AYDEN, NC (WITN) - A trash truck crash caused a mess with traffic Monday afternoon on one busy Eastern Carolina highway. Emergency crews were called around 1:40 p.m. to Highway 11, just south of Ayden. Authorities say the garbage truck was heading south when it flipped over on the new overpass being
One injured after shooting at Sheetz
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - Police are investigating a shooting that happened Sunday morning at Sheetz. Greenville Police responded to a report of shots fired at the Sheetz convenience store on Memorial Drive around 1:30 a.m. When officers arrived, they discovered that those involved had left the are
Greenville: See 5 Nearby Homes For Sale
GREENVILLE, NC — When you're looking for a new place, hunting down every new listing in the area can take hours of tedious hunting online. That's why we've gone ahead and done the initial work for you.
Fatal crash involving two Greensboro police officers
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - Greensboro police are investigating a crash that left one officer dead. Two officers were investigating a robbery Saturday night and while looking for a suspect's car, they crashed into each other. The other officer had minor injuries and is expected to be ok. No one els
Greenville: 5 Nearby Homes Available To Rent
GREENVILLE, NC — Are you looking to move somewhere new, but not quite ready to buy or commit long-term? The Greenville area has some great new rental homes that could be a better option for you.
Man charged with DWI after vehicle runs off road, overturns
A Greenville man was charged with driving while impaired after he ran off the road, overcorrected, crossed the centerline and overturned according to a weekly review of Pitt County court records.
565 workers losing jobs at Farmville tobacco company
FARMVILLE, NC (WITN) - Hundreds of jobs are being lost in Pitt County as a tobacco company says it will shift processing operations to another Eastern Carolina county. Alliance One International says it will close its Farmville facility on U.S. 264 Alternate in Farmville and move all of its U.S. tob
Cary mother charged in death of 6-month-old son
On Sept. 18, Cary officers were called to Cheswick Place in response to a medical emergency. When officers arrived, they found an infant boy unresponsive and being attended to by EMS personnel.